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Windows 7: Disk drive content on desktop

28 Jan 2010   #1
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Disk drive content on desktop

HI
I recently bought an HP laptop running win7 home premium. Every time I insert a dvd the drive letter appears on the desktop. How do I stop this......verry annoying,

Thanks


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28 Jan 2010   #2
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Right-click on your desktop and unselect icons.
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28 Jan 2010   #3
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Want this to be permanent feature...... For all drives at all times. Thanks

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